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7 Scenic Treks to Experience Nature's Best

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Tired of the same old crowded touristy destinations? Check out these beautiful places that showcase scenic treks that are perfect getaways if you're are planning to go with your friends. 

1. Ladakh (Leh)

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Fazal Hussain says, “The lush green forest, the streams down the road, the desert settlement, the utmost care from the people, the spine freezing cold, the high altitude cityscape, the valley!

HolidayIQ Reviewer S.M.Bega Raaj adds, “It's absolutely cold during the night, So please pack lots of warm clothes and jackets to cope with the cold, during my stay it went to -5°C. To experience the whole beauty, night stay is a must and please take your best camera to catch the action live.

2. Gangtok

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Rajendra Makharia shares, “We were able to get a perfectly unobstructed view of the snow covered mountains and the lake area.”

HolidayIQ Reviewer Aloke De adds, “During this time lake gets fully snowbound. Nathu La is about 3 km from this lake for visit Nathu La pass permission is to be taken from Gangtok. You can visit on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

HolidayIQ Reviewer Sunil Chaurasia says, “It offers a sweeping view of Kanchenjunga snow peaks on a clear day. In fact, the view of the sunrise from here is unforgettable, you will see the peaks dazzling with changing colours.

3. Mussoorie

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Dolly Chawla says, “Colourful beauty to enhance your eye sight. Small water falls which gives you pleasure especially in rains.”

HolidayIQ Reviewer Alok Negi adds, “Happy Valley trek, as the name suggests, will give you much reason to smile. Its peaceful environment with the surrounding mountains will give you time to think about yourself.”

4. Chikmagalur

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Sunil Chaurasia says, “I was here with my friends. Also, on the way, you can see the Z POINT, which is the trekking route. After this, follow the same route and reach the JEEP point. And, rest all will be a wonderful memory you will carry.

HolidayIQ Reviewer Deepika Ashwant shares, “On the way to the peak there is an old temple. Then when we take the last 400 steps by foot too there is a Shiva Temple at the top of the mountain. From the top there is a good view of the valleys, other peaks and the picturesque Ayyanakere Lake. Worth climbing the peak.

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5. Dalhousie

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Kumar Rakesh adds, “I recommend everyone who is going to Dalhousie must do trekking from Allah. Here your journey will take you to another level.”

HolidayIQ Reviewer Bhavya Gupta shares, “I visited Kalatop Wildlife sanctuary in February 2017 with my friends. It is 3 km trek. Sometimes you will find snow on the road as well. It is completely safe and we didn't find any animals or any kind of danger in it. At the end of the trek is a small rest house with some activities in it.”

6. Dehradun

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Shaifali Mishra shares, “Loads of fun if you are with friends. If you wish to relax in water by dipping your feet in or you can just jump in the water.

HolidayIQ Reviewer Himanshu Verma adds, “The slopes of the mountain, people, housing etc make the view perfect. The little cold temperature makes it more enjoyable. Moreover, there is trolly for Gun Hill, which is the attracting point of it. Trolley stops in the air for some time to let the passenger enjoy the view.” HolidayIQ Reviewer Neha Malhotra shares, “Robber's Cave is an idle picnic place for family and friends.

HolidayIQ Reviewer Saurav Sinha Choudhury shares, “The Temple is a unique one where one can experience the wonders of nature. The natural cave, the abode for Lord Shiva is one of its kind as the water dripping from the natural cave creates a beautiful ambiance.

7. Panchgani

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Trevor Saldanha shares, “Harrison's Folly is near Panchgani and is one of the highly recommended sightseeing spots. You get a nice view of the Krishna Valley from all three sides.”

HolidayIQ Reviewer Slokarth Dash says, “You can trek all the way to the top or drive onto the top. The table top is one of Asia's largest Plateaus, It is flat and offers a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains and the valley.

HolidayIQ Reviewer Akshaya Patil says, “On one side there was a view of the river flowing between the mountains, and on the other side there was a view of the waterfall.”

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